The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 41 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 20 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.50% 2.16% 4.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.54% 2.20% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 14
Median salary £28,000 £29,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.08% +7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,300 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Test Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
441 409 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 99.32% 98.32% 95.91%
Number of salaries quoted 364 344 351
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,950 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Suffolk region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +16 14 £27,500 -6.77% 4
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £35,000 -
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 45 (73.77%) ISEB
2 30 (49.18%) QA
3 26 (42.62%) Test Scripting
4 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (34.43%) SQL
5 20 (32.79%) Manual Testing
5 20 (32.79%) Automation Testing
6 19 (31.15%) SDLC
7 18 (29.51%) ISTQB
7 18 (29.51%) Finance
8 13 (21.31%) Process Improvement
9 12 (19.67%) Test Automation
9 12 (19.67%) Oracle
10 11 (18.03%) Windows
11 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (14.75%) Software Testing
13 8 (13.11%) Scrum
13 8 (13.11%) Asset Management
13 8 (13.11%) Data Protection
14 7 (11.48%) C#
14 7 (11.48%) Java
14 7 (11.48%) Client/Server
15 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
15 6 (9.84%) Regression Testing
15 6 (9.84%) Games
15 6 (9.84%) Automated Testing
15 6 (9.84%) Non-Functional Testing
16 5 (8.20%) SoapUI
16 5 (8.20%) Agile Testing
16 5 (8.20%) Online Games

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) JIRA
1 5 (8.20%) Selenium
1 5 (8.20%) SoapUI
1 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.56%) JMeter
2 4 (6.56%) LoadUI
3 2 (3.28%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.64%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.64%) Calabash
4 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.64%) JUnit
4 1 (1.64%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) Zephyr
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Games
3 2 (3.28%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) SOAP
2 1 (1.64%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.20%) Online Games
4 1 (1.64%) iPad
4 1 (1.64%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Android
2 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) Test Scripting
2 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (32.79%) Automation Testing
3 20 (32.79%) Manual Testing
4 19 (31.15%) SDLC
5 13 (21.31%) Process Improvement
6 12 (19.67%) Test Automation
7 9 (14.75%) Software Testing
8 8 (13.11%) Asset Management
8 8 (13.11%) Data Protection
8 8 (13.11%) Scrum
9 6 (9.84%) Automated Testing
9 6 (9.84%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (9.84%) Regression Testing
10 5 (8.20%) Agile Testing
10 5 (8.20%) Test Management
11 4 (6.56%) Load Testing
11 4 (6.56%) System Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
12 2 (3.28%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) SQL
2 7 (11.48%) C#
2 7 (11.48%) Java
3 4 (6.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.64%) Perl
4 1 (1.64%) PHP
4 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (73.77%) ISEB
2 18 (29.51%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (49.18%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Oracle
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
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